|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Port Chester is 31,190. Port Chester, New York is the 1,266th largest city in the US.
Port Chester is located entirely in Westchester County.
The peak population of Port Chester was in 2020, when its population was 31,581. In 2020, Port Chester was the 1,243rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,266th largest city in the US. Port Chester is currently 1.2% smaller than it was in 2020.
Port Chester has grown 11.8% since the 2000. Port Chester, New York's growth is about average. 53% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Port Chester has a population density of 12,426.9 people per square mile. Port Chester has the 10th highest population density in New York.
|1264||New Bern, North Carolina||31,346||34.7%|
|1265||Morrisville, North Carolina||31,278||461.7%|
|1266||Port Chester, New York||31,190||11.8%|
|1269||New Smyrna Beach, Florida||31,120||51.2%|
The total voting age population of Port Chester, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 15,178. The voting age population is 50.7% male and 49.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.0% of the residents of Port Chester are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Port Chester are 58.5% White, 31.2% Other, 4.1% Black, 2.9% Two or more races, 1.9% Asian and 1.3% American Indian. Additionally, 63.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Port Chester, 11.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 12.1%. On a per-household basis, 7.5% of families are below the poverty line in Port Chester.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.6% of Port Chester residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 73.5% of Port Chester residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 27.5% have a bachelor's degree and 9.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Port Chester residents aged 5 and older, 64.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 58.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 4.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Port Chester is 8.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Port Chester, 11.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Port Chester is $74,920.
In Port Chester, 43.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 56.5% of housing units in Port Chester.
Of all the housing units in Port Chester, 37.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Port Chester, 7.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 750 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Port Chester is $1,598.
In Port Chester, 86.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.